RECALL Subject: Door Latch Mounting Screws may Loosen, 1
Report Receipt Date: SEP 24, 2013
NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V425000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 161,400
Manufacturer: Mazda North American Operations
Mazda is recalling certain model year 2009-2013 Mazda6 vehicles
manufactured February 4, 2008, through August 24, 2012. The door latch
mounting screws may become loose.
If all three door latch mounting screws become excessively loose the
door latch mechanism would not engage and the door might open while
the vehicle is in motion increasing the risk of accident or injury.
Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will apply a thread locking
adhesive to the door screws and retorque them, free of charge. The
recall is expected to begin by October 18, 2013. Owners may contact
Mazda at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's recall number is 7013I.
- posted 6 years ago